Vladičin Han

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Vladičin Han
Владичин Хан
Town and municipality
General view
General view
Coat of arms of Vladičin Han
Coat of arms
Location of the municipality of Vladičin Han within Serbia
Location of the municipality of Vladičin Han within Serbia
Coordinates: 42°42′N 22°04′E / 42.700°N 22.067°E / 42.700; 22.067Coordinates: 42°42′N 22°04′E / 42.700°N 22.067°E / 42.700; 22.067
Country  Serbia
Region Southern and Eastern Serbia
District Pčinja
Settlements 51
Government
 • Mayor Nenad Mitrović
Area[1]
 • Municipality 366 km2 (141 sq mi)
Elevation 386 m (1,266 ft)
Population (2011 census)[2]
 • Town 8,053
 • Municipality 20,938
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 17510
Area code +381(0)17
Car plates VR
Website www.vladicinhan.com
Municipality of Vladičin Han in Pčinja District

Vladičin Han (Serbian Cyrillic: Владичин Хан, pronounced [ʋlǎdit͡ʃiŋ xâːn])[3] is a town and municipality located in the Pčinja District of southern Serbia. The population of the town is 8,030, while the population of the municipality is 20,871. It is situated along the A1 motorway linking Belgrade with southern Serbia and ultimately with Republic of Macedonia and Greece.

History[edit]

From 1929 to 1941, Vladičin Han was part of the Vardar Banovina of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.

Settlements[edit]

Aside from the town of Vladičin Han, the municipality includes the following settlements:

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1948 24,946 —    
1953 25,927 +0.77%
1961 26,074 +0.07%
1971 25,231 −0.33%
1981 25,441 +0.08%
1991 25,225 −0.09%
2002 23,703 −0.56%
2011 20,871 −1.40%
Source: [4]

According to the 2011 census results, the municipality of Vladičin Han has a population of 20,871 inhabitants.

Ethnic groups[edit]

The ethnic composition of the municipality:[5]

Ethnic group Population
Serbs 18,644
Romani 1,503
Bulgarians 88
Macedonians 23
Russians 10
Others 603
Total 20,871

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities of Serbia, 2006". Statistical Office of Serbia. Retrieved 2010-11-28. 
  2. ^ "2011 Census of Population, Households and Dwellings in the Republic of Serbia: Comparative Overview of the Number of Population in 1948, 1953, 1961, 1971, 1981, 1991, 2002 and 2011, Data by settlements" (PDF). Statistical Office of Republic Of Serbia, Belgrade. 2014. ISBN 978-86-6161-109-4. Retrieved 2014-06-27. 
  3. ^ Vladičin / Владичин pronounced in isolation: [ʋlǎdit͡ʃin].
  4. ^ "2011 Census of Population, Households and Dwellings in the Republic of Serbia" (PDF). stat.gov.rs. Statistical Office of the Republic of Serbia. Retrieved 11 January 2017. 
  5. ^ "Попис становништва, домаћинстава и станова 2011. у Републици Србији" (PDF). stat.gov.rs. Republički zavod za statistiku. Retrieved 15 January 2017.